Meaning "Land of Lightning"-is an agrarian state with lush paddy fields, rustic fishing villages and casuarina-lined beaches. Located in the northeast corner of the peninsula, the charms of Kelantan are found in the vitality of its culture and its remote, unsullied beauty. Kelantan offers plenty of opportunities for tourists such as river cruises, river rafting, bird watching and jungle trekking.
Is a renowned shopping and entertainment district in Kuala Lumpur. It stretches along the famous road-Jalan Bukit Bintang, and slots in the areas of Jalan Raja Chulan, Jalan Imbi, Jalan Pudu, Jalan Sultan Ismail, and Jalan Ampang. Bukit Bintang has always been well-liked by people. With the changing times, it has undergone refurbishment to suit the tastes of people. And today, it appears simply incredible as it has got both, conventional as well as fashionable outlook.
Besides being a part of the Golden Triangle, Bukit Bintang is quarters to numerous prominent shopping centers, cafés, clubs, shops, malls, and specialty shops. The region is also known for having a number of lavish hotels and restaurants.
Kelab Golf Perkhidmatan Awam (KGPA)
Is a major public golf course, nestled in the green belt of Damansara-a suburban area of Kuala Lumpur. Established in 1989, the 27-hole course is graced by natural bounty and undulating terrain, which further provides great challenge to the proficient players.
The Royal Selangor Club
Literally Kelab Di-Raja Selangor in Malay, is to be found on the northern fringe of the Merdeka Square, overlooking the imposing Sultan Abdul Samad Building in Kuala Lumpur. Founded in 1884 as Selangor Club by the British, it is a social club that earlier used to be the rendezvous for sophisticated and high-ranking members of the British colonial society. The membership to this club was largely determined by high educational and social standards, sooner than race or citizenship.
Is a quiet seaside city located on the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia facing the Straits of Malacca, about 147 km from Kuala Lumpur. Malacca is a wonderful repository of its cultural heritage. Its colonial past is evident in its Portuguese architecture, where as on the streets, Chinese influence is most visible. Most of the businessmen here are Chinese. Over the centuries, the Chinese and local Malay cultures in Malacca intertwined, eventually producing a completely unique society-a mosaic of different cultures.
Known as the island of Betel Nut, is famous for its natural scenic beauty. Also known as the 'Pearl of Orient', Penang entices visitors with its warm seas, golden beaches, lush greenery and delicious cuisine.
The island was originally named Prince of Wales Island and the settlement that soon grew up was named Georgetown after King George III. In 1800, the Sultan of Kedah further ceded a strip of land on the mainland across the channel, which Light named Province Wellesley, after the then Governor of India.
Is the largest state of Malaysia-is better known as the land of fabled White Rajahs, the hornbill and the orangutan. Located on the northwestern shore of the island of Borneo, Sarawak is a preferred tourist destination for those seeking culture, nature and adventure tourism. The rainforests of Sarawak are home to the richest and most diverse ecosystem of the world. The rich flora and fauna include the world's largest flower Rafflesia, squirrels and snakes that fly, plants that eat insects and various other species of plants and insects that are yet to be discovered.
Is a hill top resort near Kuala Lumpur, famous for its casino, and golf course. At 2,000 meters above sea level, it offers a cool respite from Malaysia's capital city combined with all of the excitement, luxury, and entertainment of an international resort destination.
Is also known as the Las Vegas of Malaysia as it is the only land-based casino permitted by Malaysian law. It is part of the Genting Group. Besides the casino, this resort also features many hotels owned by Genting subsidiaries. One of them, First World Hotel has 6,300 rooms, making it the largest hotel in the world. Other facilities in this resort include a theme park, golf course, sky diving simulator and many other diversions.
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